Oxford Big Ideas History 8 Workbook AC

Author(s): Clare Ridgway-Faye


The exciting Oxford Big Ideas History series will motivate and engage students. Its wide range of activities and sources will allow students to be successful in the history classroom and support their independent study.


Oxford Big Ideas History:

  • promotes deep learning of historical knowledge, understanding and skills while supporting multiple learning styles

  • sorts content into meaningful inquiry-based big questions, and is written specifically for the appropriate reading level

  • organises learning around the big ideas of history and revisits these ideas with increasing complexity

  • features structured inquiry sequences to enable students to monitor their own progress

  • is highly illustrated to help visual learners engage with historical inquiry

  • is supported by a workbook, obook and teacher kit to offer the complete teaching package at each year level

  • offers innovative digital resources, including an interactive obook with Oxford’s new Virtual Site Studies that bring history to life


This workbook provides extra practice of key skills and encourages an inquiry-based approach to learning—perfect for in-class work or homework.


  • Write-in, full colour workbook

  • Key historical literacies and skills are reinforced progressively

  • Answers available for teachers in the Oxford Big Ideas History 8 Teacher Kit

Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9780195575736
  • : Oxford University Press Australia
  • : OUP Australia and New Zealand
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Clare Ridgway-Faye